The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 69 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Functional Testing 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.12% 0.44% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.54% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £360 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +70.73%
Functional Testing
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
684 744 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.66% 81.22% 81.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 576 495
Median daily rate £385 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 18 35
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.04 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.64% +51.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £18.09 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Functional Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Functional Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Functional Testing across the Bristol region.

Functional Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Functional Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Functional Testing across the Bristol region.

Functional Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Functional Testing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Functional Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (30.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) ISEB
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) System Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Android
5 1 (10.00%) MODAF
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Military
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) UML

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) HR Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) HR Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Test Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) System Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) MODAF
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) ISEB
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Bristol, Avon
Intelletec
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago